The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ZENworks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ZENworks over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Novell ZENworks
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 637 631
Contract jobs citing ZENworks 0 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.020%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.040% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £195
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £12.43 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -37.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £12.43 £19.13
% change year-on-year - -35.00%  

ZENworks is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4519 4958 4505
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.02% 9.25% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3039 3146 2679
Median daily rate £465 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 134 173
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +12.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

ZENworks
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ZENworks as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for ZENworks in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ZENworks.

Contractor daily rate trend for ZENworks in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ZENworks.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ZENworks in the UK

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Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ZENworks also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ZENworks.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) SMS
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN

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Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Novell
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard